Dr. George FRIEDMAN – Founder President, GEOPOLITICAL FUTURES
09:45 – 10:15 (Keynote Speaker)
George Friedman is the Founder and President of Geopolitical Futures, an internationally recognized geopolitical forecaster, international relations strategist, and a new online publication dedicated to predicting the course of global events.
A very popular speaker on the future of international geopolitics, Friedman is in high demand at numerous conferences and industry-specific events. It provides information to many major military and state institutions and participates in many international summits.
Friedman appears regularly as an international relations and intelligence expert on major television and radio networks, and is often featured in leading US and international news broadcasts.
Friedman holds a bachelor’s degree from City College, New York City University, and a PhD from Cornell University. He lives in Austin, Texas.